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The dangerous ladies affair / Marcia Muller and Bill Pronzini.

Muller, Marcia, (author.). Pronzini, Bill (author.).

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  • 47 of 48 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch MFIC MULLER DAN (Text) 34207002050533 Adult Fiction - Mystery Available -
Attica PL - Attica F MULLER, MARCIA (Text) 74231000115000 Adult Fiction Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil MULLER (Text) 38160000668648 Second Floor, Fiction Available -
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston MYS MUL (Text) 38209000877863 Mystery Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City M Mul (Text) 76893000262892 Mysteries Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville M Mul (Text) 32604000222544 DCTPLD AD Mystery Available -
Dunkirk PL - Dunkirk MYS Mul (Text) 76381000085604 Adult Fiction Available -
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora FIC MUL (Text) 50825010708724 Fiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg MYS MULLER (Text) 32826014069124 Mystery Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Westport WSPT MYS MULLER (Text) 32826014071047 Mystery Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780765381057
  • ISBN: 0765381052
  • Physical Description: 252 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Forge, a Tom Doherty Associates book, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: Series numeration from NoveList.
Summary, etc.: For the firm of Carpenter and Quincannon, Professional Detective Services, stopping extortionists is not only grand, but excitingly lucrative. When a pleasant afternoon's bicycling through Golden Gate Park with a friend ends with the revelation of threatening letters, followed by a gunshot in a mansion garden, Sabina Carpenter knows this is a case that demands her immediate and undivided attention.The questions her partner John Quincannon has to unravel are not difficult: Wrixton, a wealthy banker, has met his extortionist's first demand, but the order to pay another $5,000 is too much to face. The banker's real problem is something he doesn't want to reveal. That was fine with the detective, and when he was informed that some private letters were involved and Wrixton absolutely needed them back, there was nothing more Quincannon needed in the way of background. As with so many of San Francisco's elite, the bedroom doors never seemed to stay shut. That was the easy part; far more difficult was the matter of the dead courier, murdered most foully in a locked room within a locked room, creating a trail that will take John Quincannon through most of San Francisco's less savory places and end with a riverboat trip that is anything but a relaxing cruise.
Subject: Private investigators > California > San Francisco > Fiction.
Extortion > Fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Mystery fiction.

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